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By Arie Egozi Iran is deceiving most of the world, not because it is smarter but because the rest of the world or most of...

Cyber attacks on critical infrastructures such as the electric grid or water installations have the potential to cause considerable damage to national security and...

In another move to further enhance its air defense capability, the Iranian military announced that it has developed its own state-of-the-art radar system. The...

Iran has been upgrading its drone program. Although Iranian drones have usually taken an observational role, rather than a direct-action stance, Iranian drone capabilities...

By Arie Egozi Iran is increasing its efforts to develop longer-range cruise missiles with a larger warhead. Israel has identified the growing threat and is working...

Semiconductors are basic components in many modern weapons systems. A recent international move was apparently aimed at curbing the proliferation of military technology to...

By Arie Egozi For Russia, Syria was a huge war laboratory. Russian President Vladimir Putin recently said that the experience gained by the Russian defense...

By Arie Egozi The warming ties between Iran and Turkey add another factor to the new direction Turkey has taken in its defense policy. In recent...

It seems as though the United States’ attack on Iranian General, Qassem Soleimani, played out to be a success according to American leadership. Since...
power grid vulnerable to cyber attacks

The electric utility industry is a valuable target for adversaries seeking to exploit industrial control systems and operations technology for a variety of purposes.  Attacks...
civil aviation hit by missile defense

While airliners rarely fly over explicit war zones, the rise of “gray zone” conflicts like the Middle East proxy war between the United States...

By Arie Egozi Israel may expand its attacks on Iranian upgraded missiles deployed in sites far from its borders. In parallel, Israel will have to add...
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By Arie Egozi IDF Chief of Staff Lt.-Gen. Aviv Kochavi said that Israel’s northern front is the most fragile and at risk of deteriorating into war....
Iran UGV Heidar-1

The Iranian military has been at work developing small unmanned ground vehicles capable of rolling under tanks and detonating. The Islamic Republic of Iran...
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By Arie Egozi During recent years, the drone threat has evolved at a record rate. Cheap, small drones which can be easily turned into lethal...
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By Arie Egozi The Israeli Defense Forces (IDF) have recently deployed a very advanced radar near the border with Gaza, to handle attacks by unmanned...
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 Last week the United States Marine Corps has managed to neutralize an Iranian drone flying over the Persian Gulf.Apparently the Iranian drone has been...
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The unmanned aerial vehicle shot down by Iran on June 20 over the Strait of Hormuz was identified by Iran as an RQ-4A Global...
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Saudi energy installations were target to attacks by weaponized unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) on May 14. The Yemen-based Houthi movement claimed responsibility for the...

A massive military drone exercise codenamed "Towards Jerusalem 1" was launched by Iran's Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps (IRGC).  The Iranian military reportedly flew about...
american uavs

Iran claims that it managed to obtain control over "seven to eight drones" flying over Syria and Iraq. Back in 2011, an Iranian cyberwarfare unit...

Unmanned aerial vehicles have long been part of Middle East conflicts. The UAV capabilities of the militants in Yemen, backed by Iran, sustained a...

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